Tag Archive for AEGEE-Nijmegen

ACTive Local of the Month of January, AEGEE-Nijmegen: “The Strategic Plan Gives Locals a goal to Aim and the Action Agenda Gives a Path to Follow”

Last January, AEGEE-Nijmegen organised a workshop about Sign Language (Civic Education Focus Area). For this reason, they were chosen as ACTive Local of the Month of January. We spoke with Daisy Brugman, President of AEGEE-Nijmegen, to find out more!   ACT: Which emotions did you have when you knew that AEGEE-Nijmegen was chosen as ACTive local of January? Daisy: We couldn’t… Read more →

Spring Network Meetings 2017: Ten Opportunities to Grow Together! #1

Spring is right in front of us, and Spring Network Meetings follow closely. The Network is once again presented with ten amazing opportunities to grow stronger together, create fruitful alliances and share best practices. Here you can find the first five: AEGEE-Debrecen, AEGEE-Thessaloniki, AEGEE-Bilbao, AEGEE-Heidelberg and AEGEE-Nijmegen. For the following five, click here.   NWM Debrecen: The phoenix rises again When it… Read more →

Member of the Month Matthijs Dirks: “It’s Hard to Imagine an Activity With My Local Where I Don’t Feel Like Home”

Matthijs Dirks finished his term as president of AEGEE-Nijmegen not too long ago. The AEGEEan talked to him to find out more about his efforts in changing promotional material according to the visual identity, the life as a full-time board member and his future plans. The AEGEEan: Matthijs, please introduce yourself, your hobbies and studies to our readers. Matthijs: Hi dear… Read more →

Svenja van der Tol for Secretary General of AEGEE-Europe: “Just Like Me, My Programme Is All About Appreciating the Good and Improving What Can Be Better.”

From local to European. This is the journey that every active AEGEEan dreams about and this is what Svenja van der Tol is trying to realise applying for the position of Secretary General of AEGEE-Europe. Read on to discover more about her candidature, but also about her life, experience and personality. The AEGEEan: Introduce yourself. How old are you? Where… Read more →

Svenja van der Tol for Secretary: “I love that in AEGEE all the people I meet are happy and open to anyone.”

After entering AEGEE, Svenja van der Tol quickly rose to prominence both within her own local and on the international scene. With her many contributions over the years as secretary, writer and proofreader she has shown skill, ambition and passion for the things that are close to her heart. And with her candidature for Secretary of the Agora she has… Read more →

SU The Dutch Rainbow: Hitchhike Past the Highlights of Holland

Walter White was looking at me, seated down in his cheap, rusty chair. His face was a mixture of rage-looking eyes, disappointing gesture and an unusual peace. I felt weird, lost in my mind, again. When suddenly, a voice broke into my thoughts. – Are you ready? – my dad asked. Yes, I was. My first Summer University (SU) would… Read more →

Our Local of the Month August, AEGEE-Nijmegen, on bridging the gap with the EU Level

AEGEE-Nijmegen has lots of interesting upcoming plans! After having organised a very successful Summer University with AEGEE-Enschede and getting their members involved in some AEGEE-Europe projects, the local has been working hard to bridge the gap with the European level by establishing a committee for that and, furthermore, organising a Network Meeting, which will take place in November. For this… Read more →